Magic Card Story

by , Apr 17, 2011 | 6:00 am

Fun and frivolous, even though in some ways it touches on serious issues such as cheating and stacked decks … Aussie magician James Galea’s “673 King Street” bit, which cleverly tells a story of a couple poker players out on the town before finding a game they can beat:

Clearly magic is rigged.


3 Comments to “Magic Card Story”


  1. Karridy
    says:

    Now that I have mastered the false shuffle, I can spot it a mile away.


  2. duder
    says:

    The cameraman is pretty unfair here. You can see him double cutting every time and that false riffle looks awful zoomed in.


  3. Dan Michalski
    says:

    there was another video of the same trick performed as part of a full comedy show (sure it pops up as a related vid on YT) … but i went with this one because it was shorter.

    anyhow, i just liked the story, lol.

    fwiw i wrote this post several days ago and had scheduled it for now … seemed rather irrelevant in context, but a nice break from the mayhem nonetheless.